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Category Team Member COE - Direct materials purchasing (m/f)

Place of work
Bratislava
Minimum salary *
From 1 310 EUR/month
Contract type
full-time
* Of course, an overpayment is possible depending on the respective training, qualification and professional experience. The gross salary is based on these aforementioned criteria and is finally determined after the personal interview.
Henkel operates worldwide with leading brands and technologies in three exciting business areas: Laundry & Home Care, Beauty Care and Adhesive Technologies. Our success is built on constant innovation and people who strive for excellence. Working at Henkel is much more than just a job. It´s a passion. Have you got what it takes?

Your role

  • Responsible for the purchasing of direct materials (Raw materials, packaging materials, contract manufacturing and traded goods)
  • Executes sourcing events, negotiates and contracts new or existing suppliers in line with the global strategy of the purchasing category
  • Challenges and enriches the Categories' objectives, goals and strategies, including all short, mid and long term financial targets and any risk mitigation strategies.
  • Identifies and implements best business partnerships in close cooperation with the Purchasing Key Account Managers
  • Aligns and cooperates with Supply chain, contributing towards overall operational excellence
  • Mentoring Category support teams in the COE
  • Leverage KPI reporting from analytical support teams to drive new financial opportunities

Your skills

  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience in purchasing of direct or indirect materials for a global company; strategic purchasing considered an advantage
  • Master’s degree, preferably in Business Administration/Supply Chain
  • Excellent communication skills with negotiating, influencing and convincing abilities
  • An open mindset that can react creatively on changes in the markets and our company
  • Project management knowledge and team player attitude
  • Analytical thinking and conceptual skills
  • Working proficiency in English is mandatory, other language is an advantage

Benefits we offer

  • 13th salary
  • Performance-based bonus up to 110%
  • Financial bonus for referring a suitable candidate from 500 to 1000 EUR gross
  • Extra contribution to lunch vouchers
  • Cafeteria benefit system
  • Henkel Shop
  • Henkel Kindergarten
  • Life insurance
  • Health care package
  • Relocation bonus
  • 5 sick days per year
  • Home Office
  • Extra paid days off for special life events
ID: 3789876  Dátum zverejnenia: 21.2.2020  Základná zložka mzdy (brutto): 1 310 EUR/month